Both Punjab and Bangalore will be looking to win their maiden Indian T20 League titles this year. As it appears from the squads, both the teams have taken special care to cover their areas of concern from the past seasons. Before both the teams start their journey in the 15th edition of the tournament, let’s look at the history between the two teams.
Overall in Indian T20 League: In Indian T20 League, Punjab and Bangalore have faced off 28 times against each other. Punjab has the upper hand over Bangalore in terms of their overall meetings. Punjab has won 15 of the 28 matches while Bangalore has won 13 matches.
Batting First: While batting first, Punjab has managed 6 wins against Bangalore, averaging 168 runs per innings. Bangalore has more wins batting first against Punjab. They have won 7 matches and average 170 runs per innings while batting first against Punjab.
Batting Second: In the case of chasing a target, Punjab has the upper hand over Bangalore. Punjab has won 9 matches, while Bangalore have won just 6 games. Punjab average 151 runs while batting second and Bangalore average 144 runs while chasing the target.
|Stats||Matches||Punjab Won||Bangalore Won||No Result|
|Indian T20 League 2021||2||1||1||0|
|Last 5 Matches||5||3||2||0|
Punjab: 232 runs for 2 wickets in 2011 (at Dharamsala)
Bangalore: 226 runs for 3 wickets in 2015 (at Bengaluru)
Punjab: 88 all out in 2018 (at Indore)
Bangalore: 84 all out in 2015 (at Mohali)